Ingleby Barwick Crime Overview

Ingleby Barwick is the third safest small town in North Yorkshire, and is the 223rd most dangerous overall out of North Yorkshire's 781 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Ingleby Barwick in 2020 was 32 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to North Yorkshire's overall crime rate, coming in 116% lower than the North Yorkshire rate of 69 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Ingleby Barwick is the 132nd safest small town, and the 5,310th safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In November 2020, Ingleby Barwick was the worst small town in North Yorkshire for bicycle theft, with 2 crimes reported and a crime rate of 0.09 per 1,000 inhabitants. December 2020 was also a bad month for Ingleby Barwick residents, when it was North Yorkshire's most dangerous small town for theft from the person, recording 1 crime at a rate of 0.04 per 1,000 residents. Ingleby Barwick recorded 4 reports of other crime during February 2019, making its crime rate of 0.18 the worst small town for other crime in North Yorkshire that month.

The most common crimes in Ingleby Barwick are violence and sexual offences, with 385 offences during 2020, giving a crime rate of 17. This is 6% higher than 2019's figure of 362 offences and a difference of 1.02 from 2019's crime rate of 16. Ingleby Barwick's least common crimes are possession of weapons, with 3 offences recorded in 2020, an increase of 33% from 2019's figure of 2 crimes.

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Crime in Ingleby Barwick Compared To North Yorkshire

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Summary of Crimes in Ingleby Barwick This Year

 Ingleby BarwickNorth Yorkshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour56625.1748,67141.7366% safer
Bicycle Theft70.311,2521.07245% safer
Burglary341.515,1654.43193% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson904.0011,0069.44136% safer
Drugs130.583,0872.65357% safer
Other Crime140.622,0451.75182% safer
Other Theft512.276,0695.20129% safer
Possession of Weapons30.137480.64392% safer
Public Order622.767,1326.11121% safer
Robbery30.135730.49277% safer
Shoplifting311.385,2944.54229% safer
Theft From the Person30.133890.33154% safer
Vehicle Crime160.713,7243.19349% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences38517.1233,44728.6767% safer

Ingleby Barwick Compared to Nearby Small Towns

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Haxby18722.3042% safer
Huntington22722.9338% safer
Ingleby Barwick71231.66-
Sherburn in Elmet30538.8318% more dangerous
Newby and Scalby41943.1927% more dangerous
Knaresborough67143.6527% more dangerous
Yarm41546.7632% more dangerous
Saltburn, Marske and New Marske90047.2233% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Ingleby Barwick

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Ingleby Barwick Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour24191825Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0.270.400.360.31Safer
Burglary1.81.51.41.5Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson3.83.14.04.0Getting worse
Drugs0.360.400.440.58Getting worse
Other Crime0.620.440.710.62Getting worse
Other Theft3.12.42.42.3Safer
Possession of Weapons0.040.180.090.13Getting worse
Public Order0.981.72.72.8Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.18-0.130.13Safer
Shoplifting1.92.61.91.4Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)-0.130.040.13Getting worse
Vehicle Crime2.42.01.20.71Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences8141617Getting worse

Changes In Ingleby Barwick's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Ingleby Barwick to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Ingleby Barwick31.66-
Barnet67.7153% more dangerous
Coventry77.4159% more dangerous
Croydon83.2262% more dangerous
Sheffield85.8163% more dangerous
Bristol86.2163% more dangerous
Leicester97.4468% more dangerous
Birmingham102.8769% more dangerous
Liverpool107.2870% more dangerous
Bradford133.0276% more dangerous
Leeds137.1077% more dangerous

Crime in Ingleby Barwick's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Ingleby Barwick West44827First

Crime in Ingleby Barwick During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Ingleby Barwick change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in December, when Ingleby Barwick saw a 800% increase in criminal damage and arson. Ingleby Barwick saw a large fall in vehicle crime during October, when it fell by 80% compared to October in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour-32%+108%+226%+90%-40%-13%+112%+116%+78%+69%
Bicycle Theft----+100%-----
Burglary-33%-50%-33%-50%-50%---+100%-
Criminal Damage and Arson-46%-55%+100%-17%-11%+33%-17%-50%+250%+800%
Drugs--50%--------
Other Crime----67%+200%-----
Other Theft+50%-57%+20%-17%-44%+75%---75%+400%
Public Order+100%-25%-+100%+133%-22%-55%+75%-38%-
Robbery----------
Shoplifting-+100%--75%-33%-33%--50%--
Vehicle Crime-67%-------80%+33%+200%
Violence and Sexual Offences-37%-33%+30%+59%+14%+7%+20%-3%-22%+126%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Ingleby Barwick

What police force serves Ingleby Barwick?
Ingleby Barwick's local territorial police force is the North Yorkshire Police.
How dangerous is Ingleby Barwick?
Ingleby Barwick is the third safest small town in North Yorkshire.
What is Ingleby Barwick's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Ingleby Barwick are violence and sexual offences.
What is the least common crime in Ingleby Barwick?
Ingleby Barwick's least common crimes are possession of weapons.

Last updated: 07 May 2021